Saturday, November 11th, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

LOCATION: 8121 108th St. Middleville MI 49333

DIRECTIONS: Take US-131 South of Grand Rapids 15 miles or North of Kalamazoo 34 miles to the Caledonia/100th St. exit # 72, East 2 miles to Kalamazoo Ave., South 1 mile to 108th St. East 7 miles OR South of Caledonia 1 mile on M-37 to 108th St. then East 1 ½ mile (Southern Kent Co.)

Having decided to sell our home of 20 years and move, we have commissioned Art Smith Auctioneers to conduct a Live Public Auction here at the house on 108th St. to sell our personal property, tractors, crawlers, truck, camper, household items and shop & lawn tools. Thank you in advance for attending our Auction!

Very best regards, John & Sandy Mitteer

NOTE: John & Sandy were active at Buckley Steam & Gas Show and displayed their many times. They were collectors of antique tractors & crawlers with a special interest in the John Deere Mod. M & 40. Lots of tools, equipment, and interesting items to be sold. The 1921 American Saw Mill has lots of potential for the backyard sawyer or for the show circuit! Come on out and check out this interesting Live Public Auction.

For your convenience we will have a lunch wagon, port-a-jons and some off street parking. Loader tractor available auction day.

TERMS: Cash or good check day of auction. Master Card or VISA with 5% service fee. We subscribe to Pay Tec, (A NATIONAL CHECK COLLECTION COMPANY)

APPROX. ORDER OF AUCTION:  (Two rings selling at 10:00AM)

10:00AM: Tools and misc. items

Approx. 12 NOON: Tractors and larger items

INSPECTION: Friday, November 10th 3:00PM-5:00PM


1957 John Deere Mod. 420-C crawler, gas w/hyd. front loader & rear ripper, 11 ¾” tracks, Ser. #109000

1952 John Deere Mod. M, WF, fenders, 11.2X24” tires, Ser. #20919 (engine stuck)

1952 John Deere Mod. MT-W Super Wide Front, fenders Ser. #36498

1950 John Deere Mod. MC Crawler w/front loader, Ser. #10232 (engine stuck)

1957 John Deere Mod. 420-C gas crawler/dozer w/front blade (needs engine rebuild & reassembled)

John Deere Mod. 420 gas engine

John Deere Mod. L, 8X24” tires Ser. #10823


3pt. platform frame

3pt. tool bar

3pt. back blade

3pt. boom

3pt. 7’ disc

Hi-lo forks

Superior steel wheel grain drill (rough)

John Deere Mod. L 1 bt. plow

John Deere Mod. M or MT cultivators

Miscellaneous John Deere Mod. L equipment including sickle mower

John Deere manure bucket

Tandem axle trailer frame

John Deere Mod. MT mid mount sickle mower

John Deere Mod. M snow plow

John Deere #290 2rw. corn planter

Bucket mount bale spear

5’6” trailer type brush hog

John Deere #953running gears

John Deere rear mount sickle mower

Large amount of John Deere cultivators

John Deere H cultivators

 (5) John Deere #M-2 2bt. plows

(2) John Deere #M-1 1 bt. plows

John Deere #35 front loader (fits JD Mod. M)


Shop built 4-seat tandem axle transport trailer (pulled by garden tractor at the tractor shows)

(4) Willies Jeep rims

Crawler tracks

John Deere tractor & crawler parts, hoods, tin, grills etc.

Engine blocks


John Deere Mod. L gas engine

Hyd. cylinders

Narrow front tractor spindles

Small gas engines

Hyd. box truck lift gate

12’ X 26” tractor tires

Trailer axle

Cast iron double sink

Approx. (20) 6”X12”X20’ wood beams

Several 12”X12”X20’ wood beams

Belt/gear drive unit


Lighted signs

Wire container

Portable basketball stand

Many equipment parts of every description

Tractor front tires

Steering wheels

Crank shafts

Wheel barrow wheels & tires


Quantity of nuts & bolts

Trailer tires & rims

John Deere corn planter check wire

Shop cabinets

Pickup cap

(2) new gas furnaces

Misc. household furniture

Formica table with chairs

Every day dishes

Pots & pans

Wicker baskets

Table fans

Camp chairs

Several bathroom sinks




48” ceiling fan, new in box

Small kitchen appliances

Kitchen cabinets

Kenmore side-by-side refrigerator/freezer w/water & ice, stainless steel

Kitchenaid side-by-side refrigerator/freezer, white

Front load washer and elect. dryer


Kitchen knife set




Window air conditioner

Several “Premier” drums

Scrap iron and batteries

Sleigh frame

Wood step ladders

Motor cycle helmets

Approx. 10 48” turn buckles

Water well pump

Dusk to dawn lamps

Lots of hardware

Fire extinguishers

Paint etc.

Canopy tent

Golf clubs

Screen tent

Christmas decorations

22” mirrored turning ceiling lamp


15’ Cavalier wood boat (may be used as a pattern, rough condition)


Portable Gantry Crane, minimum height 99” max. height 148” (like new)

2-ton chain fall

Miller Matic 250 wire feed welder w/tank

Extra heavy duty welding table w/vise

Like new Farmhand 7HP 60 gal. upright air compressor

29” portable garage floor fan on wheels

40-ton electric over hyd. heavy duty press

Large acetylene torch set, complete on cart

Clarke Mod. GE 2037, 30” shears/brake/roller (new in box)

Jet horizontal band saw with 20” bed, 3 phase

Trinco Mod. 600 RC industrial double operator cabinet sand blaster w/recovery tower & foot control

3-phase converter

1” bench belt sander

Like new parts washer

Several organizers full

Unicorn log splitter

Several shop file cabinets

4’ squares

Floor mod. drill press

Rockwell BUX magna-drill

Alliant #1 ½ TMV milling machine, 3 phase

(5) sections of pallet racking

Small horz. band saw

Heavy duty elect cord

Several work benches

Portable sand blaster

Coleman 5000 watt, 10HP generator on 4-wheel cart

Ranch King lawn tractor

Bench grinder


Tractor lawn sprinkler

Craftsman 4HP portable air compressor

Pressure washer

Hand truck

Elect. drills

Gas hedge trimmers

Lawn ornaments

Several bags of sand


Enco 12X36 gear head metal lathe with tooling, single phase

John Deere #110 lawn tractor

John Deere LT166 lawn mower

John Deere pull type lawn sweeper

Kohler snow blower

Chain saws

12-volt winch

Log chains

Chain binders

Jack stands

Engine stand

Transmission cart

Lawn fertilizer spreader

John Deere Mod. 110 mower deck

John Deere Mod. 112 mower deck

Line trimmers

Shop vac

Shop carts

Law roller

Gas cans

Gas leaf blower

McCulloch leaf blower


Approx. 11 antique outboard motors i.e. Johnson, Champion, Evenrude, Wards, Neptune, Good Year, Hiawatha, Clenton, Sea Bee, etc. etc.

Steel wheels

Universal power plant

Wood iron board

Tin letho toys

Milk can


Deming water pump with gas engine

Porcelain table with fold in leaves

Youth wagon

Several youth snow sleds


7’9” wide by 40’ long steel shipping container used for storage, water tight


1994 Sunny Brook Mod. 33FK, 33’ Lite Aluminum Superstructure camper trailer, 12’ slide out, self contained,rear island queen bed, nice condition, needs carpet (carpet has been removed)


2000 IHC Mod. 4700 DT 466E, diesel, automatic, duals, 24’ van body w/lift tail gate and pull out aluminum loading ramp


1921 American Saw Mill w/44 ½” carbide tip saw blade, 36’ bedway, flat belt run or PTO run. Dissembled and ready to move!

Cresent Machine Company 24” wood planer, 480V, 3 phase motor